How to Recover iPhone SMS Lost after iOS 6 Jailbreak

Can I Retrieve iPhone Messages Lost after iOS 6 Jailbreak?

Hi all, I made a jailbreak of iOS 6 on my iPhone 5. I was supposed to get an easier-to-use iOS 6. But what made me crazy is that many of my important SMS disappeared. Can anyone help me to get them back? Thanks.

Indeed, for a more powerful and effective iOS 6, many users jailbreak their iOS 6. But normally some disadvantages like important data loss might be brought by this jailbreak activity.

Actually, it is not that hard to recover iPhone text messages after iOS 6 jailbreak: if you have iTunes backup before jailbreak. We humbly recommend Wondershare Dr.Fone (Mac) (for Mac users) or Wondershare Dr.Fone (for Windows users) for you, both programs allow you to recover iPhone text messages after iOS 6 jailbreak by extracting iTunes backup files. What’s more, for iPhone 3GS and iPhone 4, you can even recover messages directly from the device itself.

Download the free trial version below to recover files from iPhone

Step 1. After installing and running the program, select the right iTunes backup of your device then click “Start Scan” to scan the contents in it.
Notes: From image below, you could see that all iTunes backup of devices that have synced with your computer will be listed in this interface.

recover iphone sms after ios 6 jailbreak

Step 2. Soon you will see a window as below displayed on your screen. All contents in its iTunes backup will be listed: contacts, messages, notes, photos, calendars and more.

Select “Messages” or “Message Attachments” to preview message details. You could selectively tick messages you want to recover then hit “Recover” to save them on your computer.

That’s all

 iphone message recovery after ios 6 jailbreak


1 We strongly suggest you make iTunes backup when deciding to jailbreak your iOS 6, otherwise all data in your iPhone might be lost forever.

2 Wondershare iPhone data recovery tool is universal for iPhone series, iPad series and iPod Touch, no matter whether you have made a jailbreak of iOS or not.

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